Join 400+ men and women from the
European Retail & Consumer Goods Industry

We hope that you will join us in Madrid on Monday 18th & Tuesday 19th November for the LEAD Network Annual Event! We have two action-packed days in store for you of interactive workshops and breakout sessions, industry CEO speakers and networking opportunities.

* Please note that this event is open to LEAD Network members only. Not a member? Sign up here!

Monday 18th November is our LEAD-Up Day

Choose from a variety of à la carte sessions, some of which are free for LEAD Network members. Other events can be added to your conference ticket and attended separately. The day will end with our Networking Dinner and Awards Ceremony.

Tuesday 19th November is our full conference day

Join us for a deep dive into our theme of ‘Doing Not Trying: Results Matter’! At an organisational level, it’s all about taking real action to create a more diverse and more inclusive environment for your employees, your customers and society overall. At a personal level it’s about inclusive leadership and role modelling inclusive behaviour on a day-to-day basis to set a positive and inspiring example for others.

Join us in Madrid!

Book your hotel room:

Our event will be taking place in the newly renovated 4* Novotel Madrid Centre is in the elegant Salamanca district of Goya, a 5 minute walk from the Retiro park and 11km from the airport (and 200 metres away from the 24h Airport Express bus stop). Book your hotel room in the Novotel before 16th September to benefit from our special group rate of €180 including breakfast which you can book using this link.

The Davis Cup is taking place in Madrid on the same dates as our conference and rooms will start increasing in price quickly! So please book a room at the Novotel before 16th September. For other options, please find below some hotels that are near the Novotel Centre.

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